Check out the 8 startups that may catch investor attention


An advanced technology accelerator in Orlando selected eight firms to participate in its eight-week program that pairs them with successful entrepreneurs and potential investors.

Orlando-based VentureScaleUp kicked off its spring cohort on April 17. The eight firms the program selected have all been active in the startup community by conducting pitches and demos, but a couple of them have already gained capital by proving their business models and ideas to investors.